Grand Alaska Tour
Taking in the major highlights of Alaska including Prince William Sound and Denali National Park you'll see majestic mountains, visit the gold mining town of Fairbanks and have the chance to spot a multitude of wildlife including bears, caribou, moose, sea lions, whales and eagles. Starting and finishing in Anchorage, this 7-night fully escorted tour is perfect as a stand alone holiday or pre/post cruise tour.
- The Alaskan capital of Anchorage
- Denali National Park
- Cruise through Prince William Sound
- Scenic rail journey from Denali to Talkeetna
- Wrangell-St.Elias National Park
- Sightseeing tour of Fairbanks
On arrival in Ancorage you'll enjoy a shared transfer to your hotel with free time to relax before embarking on your tour in the morning.
Anchorage to Valdez
This morning after breakfast, enjoy a city tour of Anchorage including a visit to the Alaska Native Heritage Center. Later, travel by motorcoch (or van, depending on group size) to Whittier before boarding a marine vessel for a scenic journey through Prince William Sound to the town of Valdez. Overnight in Valdez(B)
Valdez to Fairbanks
Board the motorcoach/van for the drive north to Fairbanks on the Richardson Highway. The route takes you along Wrangell-St.Elias National Park, the largest park in the US and the Trans-Alaska Pipeline. Overnight in Fairbanks (B)
This morning includes a sightseeing tour of the gold mining town of Fairbanks with a stop at the University of Alaska Museum, and a cruise on the Chena River aboard a classic Sternwheeler.Overnight in Fairbanks (B)
Fairbanks to Denali
Today travel by motorcoach/van south along the Parks Highway to Denali. The afternoon is free for optional attractions in the area. Overnight in Denali (B)
Today travel in a simple park bus into Denali National Park and search the vast wilderness for bear, moose, caribou and sheep. Overnight in Denali (B)
Denali to Talkeetna to Anchorage
Travel by train on a deluxe dome rail car from Denali to Talkeetna. Upon arrival in Talkeetna, board your motorcoach/van for a scenic transfer south to Anchorage. In the evening, enjoy a farewell dinner with your travelling companions. Overnight in Anchorage (B,D)
Your tour comes to a close today, leaving you with many wonderful memories of your adventure.Transfers are included to the airport or your cruise ship. Alternatively ask us about extending your stay in Alaska (B).
- Professional guide or driver/guide for small groups of 1-8
- 7 nights in tourist class hotels (2.5 - 3 star)
- 7 breakfasts (B), 1 dinner (D)
- Train journey from Denali to Talkeetna (dome rail car)
- Journey through Prince William Sound by marine vessel
- Bus tour into Denali National Park
- Sightseeing in Anchorage
- Sightseeing in Fairbanks
- Shared airport transfers
- International flights from London (please ask if regional airports are required)
Guaranteed 2020 departure dates - 15 & 22May, 05 & 19Jun, 03,17 & 31Jul, 14 & 28Aug, 04Sep ** please note that all departures may also operate in reverse direction.